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Radio Shack hand held scanner?
« on: June 05, 2009, 05:24:19 AM »
Will a typical police scanner sold at Radio Shack work in Thailand? What I mean is a friend asked me to pick one up so she can use. Are they the same frquencies that are used in the USA and Thailand? Thanks

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Re: Radio Shack hand held scanner?
« Reply #1 on: June 06, 2009, 08:58:36 AM »
Well the K9 uses QRG's between 150.00 - ~158.000 MHz analog or digital GSM mobile phones -  ;D ...
I'am not fimilar with QRG's of them in US!

Please let us know which QRG's they are using ....


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Re: Radio Shack hand held scanner?
« Reply #2 on: June 11, 2009, 11:24:24 AM »
if the scanner can pick up signal during 136-174, it will be able to listen mostly police and government in thailand.

otherwise, little number government unit using UHF and 800 trunking (Motorola Smartnet/Smartzone Trunking is main trunk radio services in Thailand)
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